Psalms 90:4

“For a thousand years in thy sight are but as yesterday when it is past, and as a watch in the night.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

For a thousand yeeres in thy sight are but as yesterday when it is past: and as a watch in the night.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

For a thousand years in Your sight Are like yesterday when it passes by, Or {as} a watch in the night.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

For a thousand years in thy sight Are but as yesterday when it is past, And as a watch in the night.
- American Standard Version (1901)

For to you a thousand years are no more than yesterday when it is past, and like a watch in the night.
- Basic English Bible

For a thousand years, in thy sight, are as yesterday when it is past, and [as] a watch in the night.
- Darby Bible

For a thousand years in thy sight are but as yesterday when it is past, and as a watch in the night.
- Webster's Bible

For a thousand years in your sight are just like yesterday when it is past, like a watch in the night.
- World English Bible

For a thousand years in Thine eyes [are] as yesterday, For it passeth on, yea, a watch by night.
- Youngs Literal Bible

For a thousand years in Thy sight are but as yesterday when it is past, and as a watch in the night.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Psalms 90:4


90:4 Past - Indeed time seems long when it is to come, but when it is past, very short and contemptible. A watch - Which lasted but three or four hours.


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